ERIC Number: ED264581
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Books for You: A Booklist for Senior High Students. New Edition.
Small, Robert C., Jr., Ed.
The books listed in this annotated bibliography, selected to provide pleasurable reading for high school students, are arranged alphabetically by author under 35 main categories: (1) adventure and adventurers; (2) animals; (3) art and architecture; (4) biography; (5) careers and people on the job; (6) cars and airplanes; (7) great books that are unusual; (8) drama; (9) ecology; (10) essays; (11) ethnic experiences; (12) fantasy; (13) history; (14) historical fiction; (15) hobbies and crafts; (16) horror, witchcraft, and the occult; (17) humor; (18) improving yourself; (19) languages; (20) love and romance; (21) music and musicians; (22) mystery and crime; (23) myths and legends; (24) philosophies and philosophers; (25) poetry and poets; (26) social and personal problems; (27) religion and religious leaders; (28) science and scientists; (29) science fiction; (30) short stories; (31) sports and sports figures; (32) television, movies, and entertainment; (33) wars, soldiers, spying, and spies; (34) westerns and people of the west; and (35) women. A directory of publishers and indexes of authors and titles conclude the book. (EL)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Adolescents, Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Fiction, High Schools, Independent Reading, Nonfiction, Reading Interests, Reading Materials, Recreational Reading
National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 Kenyon Rd., Urbana, IL 61801 (Stock No. 03596, $6.25 member, $8.00 nonmember).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Urbana, IL.
Note: Prepared by the Committee on the Senior High School Booklist of the National Council of Teachers of English.